15 Best Outfit Ideas on How to Wear Button Up Skirt

The button up skirt, also known as the button front skirt, is an item that is very easy to style and it has that little extra detail in the buttons that add an extra dimension to your outfit. Most of the time, button up skirts come in the form of denim mini skirts and suede mini skirts, but there are actually a lot more which I am going to talk about in a moment. For this blog post, what I have done is that I have gathered some of the best button up skirt outfit ideas for you to use as reference. Let’s check them out now.

White Vest Top with Brown Suede Button Up Skirt


Since a button up skirt already has enough details, you can wear it as part of a minimal outfit and expect to look pretty good. As an example, wear a white vest top with a brown suede button up mini skirt. Pair these pieces with brown boho heeled sandals. This brown and white street outfit is just so simple and clean.

White Tie Chest Shirt with Blue Button Up Skirt

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For a slightly more complex outfit, you can wear a white tie chest shirt with a blue button up skirt. Wear nude strappy heeled sandals with a color-matching purse to complete the outfit.

Blue and White Striped Shirt with Black Skirt

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How would a button up skirt look with a button up shirt? This outfit tells us that the combination seems to work pretty well. To achieve this casual street look, wear a blue and white striped shirt with a black button up mini skirt. Wear white sneakers to make the outfit look more sporty and cheerful.

Off The Shoulder Black Blouse with Denim Button Up Skirt

denim button up skirt off shoulder black blouse

When it comes to skirts, the first thing that comes to my mind is the denim skirt. So, I guess it’s about time to talk about how to style a denim button up skirt. You can simply style it as if you are styling a typical denim skirt. As an example, to achieve a beautiful and low key sexy look, you can wear a black off the shoulder blouse with a high waisted denim button up mini skirt. A pair of black ballet flats would match the outfit perfectly. You may want to find out more about similar shoes by reading our blog post on how to style ballet flats.

Camel Long Coat with Denim Skirt

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Here is an outfit that demonstrates how to style a button up skirt with a multi-layer outfit. Wear a high neck black knit sweater with a denim button up pencil skirt. Then wear a camel long wool coat over the pieces. Then wear the stockings and the brown leather ankle boots to complete the outfit.

Grey Skirt with Black Over The Knee Leather Boots

grey button up skirt over knee leather boots

This outfit shows that you can were suede over suede to look chic. For the top, wear a grey vest top with a navy suede blazer. Pair them with a grey suede button up mini skirt. Match the skirt with another suede item in the over the knee grey suede boots. It is a little surprising to me how natural this suede outfit actually looks.

Brown Leather Button Up Skirt with Knee High Boots

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The leather skirt is such a popular and versatile item, and it is no surprise that there is a button up version. For a feminine and lovely look, you can wear a white knit sweater with a brown leather button up skirt. Match the skirt perfectly with a pair of brown knee high leather boots. The plaid wool scarf does add a lot of loveliness to the outfit.

Denim Skirt with Crepe Hooded Top & Strappy Sandals

denim button front skirt crepe hooded top

For a casual and refreshing outfit that perfect to wear for the spring, wear a crepe hooded top with a denim button front skirt. To add some elegance detail to the outfit, wear brown boho style strappy sandals to complete this causal outfit.

Striped Tee with Skirt & Ankle Boots

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This outfit displays a beautiful use of colors which makes it look so unique. For the top, wear a white and grey t shirt. For the bottom, wear a burgundy button skirt with camel suede ankle boots. It is amazing how three simple pieces like these can be put together to result in an amazing minimal look.

Burgundy Button Up Skirt with Trench Coat

burgundy button up skirt trench coat

This outfit also involves a burgundy button up skirt like the previous outfit. But instead of a minimal outfit, this outfit is a more complex one that consists of more pieces and layers. Start with pairing the white blouse with the burgundy skirt. Then wear a long trench coat over the pieces. Wear stockings and black ankle boots to pair with the rest of the outfit. For an addition artistic touch, wear a black felt hat.

Black Skirt with White Knit Sweater

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Here is a very minimal yet adorable black and white outfit. Simply wear a white knit sweater with a black high waisted button up skirt. Pair them with black leather ankle boots.

Red Tie Chest Top with Black Button Up Skirt

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This outfit consists of a top with some interesting detail. It is a red tie chest top. Continue this creative trend by wearing a red felt hat. Complete the outfit with a black button up skirt and black heels.

Black Cropped Tee with Denim Skirt

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For a low key sexy outfit that requires you to show just a little bit of skin at the waist, you can wear a black cropped t shirt with a denim button front skirt. Wear black and white sneakers to complete the outfit with a casual touch.

Denim Skirt with Black Long Trench Coat

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This outfit idea shows that a black long trench coat can look pretty nice with a denim button up mini skirt. This layering trick is working well. Pair these items with a grey t shirt and black leather ankle boots.

Black Suede Button Up Skirt with Pale Pink Knit Sweater

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For a feminine form fitting outfit, you can wear a pale pink knit sweater with a black suede skirt. Wear a pair of beautiful thigh high boots to complete the outfit elegantly.

So, here are some of the best ways to wear button up skirts that I wanted to share with you. Let’s go ahead and try some of the ideas. I bet you will find them quite easy to pull off.